Tonya worked at Hocking College for 20 years until 2010. She held the positions of administrative assistant, program advisor, cashier and records clerk, financial aid accounts specialist and financial aid counselor. After taking a few years off to spend time with her family she restarted her career in 2015 at Ohio University in the Office of Global Opportunities as the Administrative Services Assistant. Tonya will greet you at the door and help you to meet with a peer advisor or specific program advisor to discuss the many study away programs that are offered. Tonya also assists with the application process, the tracking of documents and keeping track of the students as they study away.
While at Hocking Tonya was able to participate in an administrative exchange program whereby she exchanged places with the executive administrative assistant at the Oceana Hotel in Kingston, Jamaica, for the month October in 2004.
Tonya has her Associate Degree in both Office Management and Accounting from Hocking College and earned her BA in Business Administration 2010 and MBA in 2013 at Franklin University.
Tonya enjoys spending time with her husband (Randy) and her kitty cats. She has 2 grown children, 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. She also enjoys yard work and gardening and the occasional jigsaw puzzle when time allows.
Ask Tonya about how you can connect with a Peer Advisor or Program Advisor about your study away program!